When I first started with the Gas Game, one of my rules was that if prices stayed the same for a few days, expect a price hike. In Standale, the price has been stuck on $2.05 for a week, although it is below $2 elsewhere. Meanwhile, the big talk on CNBC this morning is that oil is back above $41 a barrel after the terrorist attack in Saudi Arabia this weekend. I think it is price hike time, and probably today, and probably something like $2.17 a gallon. (Of course, I said the same thing last Wednesday, so make your own final decisions!) The price hike was on Wednesday, to $2.18, so pretty much CORRECT, though a day early. I was able to get gas for $1.89 on Wednesday morning on 44th street.
- You snooze, you lose ... comments on Saturday's rare price hike ... https://t.co/FD1j34Kh4Y 09:35:10 AM March 18, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Fill up tonight or tomorrow ... https://t.co/qEPCRJ1FVB 04:17:26 PM March 06, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
- Go to Lowell. Buy gas for $2.20. Win the Gas Game! Hike expected this week: https://t.co/mYZd76hrQj 09:25:27 PM February 19, 2018 from Twitter Web Client
Why We Are Here
Ed A.: ab...@gvsu.edu
Craig P.: cr...@paull.net
Tim S.: ts...@gmail.com
Bill E.: pa...@yahoo.com
The name of the site is based off an essay Ed wrote for the Grand Rapids Press titled "The Gas Game". The current website was established later by Patrick DeHaan after he and Ed predicted gas price hikes on GasBuddy's website GrandRapidsGasPrices.com, as well as Ed’s personal web page.
Note: To be precise, add 9/10 of a cent to all prices described on this web page.
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